┌── Daniel Henshaw │ 1762-1825 ┌── John Prentiss Kewley Henshaw ──┤ │ 1792-1852 │ │ └── Sarah Esther Printis │ 1770-1849 Charles Henry Henshaw ───┤ B: 1830 │ ┌── Isaac Gorham D: 1910 │ │ └── Mary Gorham ───────────────────┤ 1791-1881 │ └── Sarah Thomas M: Harriet Adams ├── Frances Henshaw (1871-1871) 1,2,3 ├── Harriet Frances Henshaw (c1873-1944) 4,5,6 ├── Stanley Henshaw (1874-1950) 1,4,5,6,7 └── Anne B. Henshaw (1882-1964) 1,2,4,5,7
|Charles Henry Henshaw [ID 06089]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born 1830, Maryland.8,9 Christened Apr 5 1830, Saint Peters Protestant Episcopal, Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland.10
In Sep 1846 Charles H. Henshaw, age 16, of Providence County, Rhode Island, applied as a cadet to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Sponsored by Representative Mr. Cranston; recommended by Bishop Henshaw.11 In Mar 1847 Chas Henshaw, age 16-17, again applied as a cadet to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Sponsored by Representative Mr. Cranston; recommended by Bishop Henshaw.11 Charles attended Brown University (class of 1853).12
On Sep 23 1861 Charles Henshaw, age 29, enlisted at Buffalo, New York as a captain in Company K, 100th New York Infantry;13,14 commissioned Dec 16 1861;13,15 discharged Jul 20 1862.13,15
See also: Henry C. Henshaw who also served, with Charles, in Company K, 100th New York Infantry.
Charles was shown in the 1870 census (Jun 10 1870), living in the household of sister Mary in Providence, Rhode Island:16
He married Harriet Adams, Jun 28 1870, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.2,17,18 Harriet, daughter of Seth + Sarah B. Adams, was born 1840, Rhode Island.4,6,9
Charles and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 9-10 1880), Providence, Rhode Island:6
Charles Henry Henshaw died Dec 30 1910, Rhode Island; age 80.3,9
Harriet died Jan 22 1913, Rhode Island; age 72.3,9
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